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    • Once upon a time…
    • 12% of American adults own an eBook reader
      What we know now
      *http://pewinternet.org/Reports/2011/E-readers-and-tablets.aspx
    • What we know now
      eBook circulation jumped 200% last year
    • What we know now
      48% of KDL managers are asked about KDL’s digital materials at least once a week
      This gentleman has a question about “eBooks” … ?
    • While 15.2% of KDL managers own an eBook reader…
      …56% have NEVER Checked out an eBook!
      What we know now
    • What we know now
      70% of info staff are asked about KDL’s digital materials at least once a week
      &
      26% of our info staff own
      an eBook reader…
    • What we know now
      But 51% have still NEVER checked out an eBook for themselves!
    • In August, KDL rolls out ebooks.kdl.org
      Loads of content
      Shorter waitlists
      KDL Brand
      What we also know
    • How will we learn it
      July 26 * August 5 * August 25
      Gadget Bags in Branches
      Digital Collection Trainers in Branches
      Hands-on Demonstrations
      Learning
      Doing
      Sharing
    • What about ED?
    • Help people overcome ED
      I CAN help you with eBooks and eAudiobooks!
    • Gadget Bag Logistics
      Schedule on the Intranet…
    • Our Secret Weapon
      Digital Collection Knowledge-Base:
      Glossary
      Handouts
      Tutorials
      Activities
      Scope of Services
    • Devices: B&N Color NOOK
      $249
      7” LCD Touch Screen
      15.8 oz
      8 hour Battery life
      Limited Apps available
      Wifi
      8 GB
      Easy use of OverDrive through PC
      SD card slot
    • Devices: Amazon Kindle
      $114 +
      6” E-Ink Display
      8.5 oz.
      No Touch Screen, No!
      2 Months
      Wifi , or Wifi + 3G
      4 GB & no memory input
      No OverDrive… YET!
    • $499
      iOS (closed, proprietary)
      9.7 inch LCD-backlit
      1.3#
      Multi-touch screen
      10 hour battery life
      65,000 Apps available
      Wifi
      16 GB (can buy larger drive)
      Easy use of OverDrive
      iTunes registration required
      No Adobe Flash for videos
      Need an App to read PDFs
      No external memory
      Devices: iPad 2
    • Devices: Android Tablets
      Samsung Galaxy
      $429 - $599
      Acer Iconia
      $445 - $594
      Motorola Zoom
      $499 - $799
      Toshiba Thrive
      $429 - $579
    • Devices: Asus Transformer
      $399 for 16GB, $499 for 32GB
      Google Android OS 3.0
      10.1” Displays
      2.2#
      Touch screen Gorilla Glass
      9 hour battery life
      Requires Google account
      Apps via Google market
      Wifi
      Easy use of OverDrive
      Adobe Flash for videos
      SDHC card slot
    • Devices: etc.
      Sony eReader
      Blackberry Playbook
      KOBO
      MobiPocket
      Cool-er eReader
      JetPacks
      Aluratek Borders eLibre
      Pandigital Novel eReader
      KOBO Simple Touch
      iRex Digital Reader
    • Devices: etc.
      Sony eReader
      Blackberry Playbook
      KOBO
      MobiPocket
      Cool-er eReader
      JetPacks
      Aluratek Borders eLibre
      Pandigital Novel eReader
      KOBO Simple Touch
      iRex Digital Reader
      FAIL?
    • Activities: iPad2 Intro
      • Turn on
      • Orientation
      • Scroll
      • Zoom
      • Make icons wiggly to manipulate
      • Go Home
      • Turn off
    • Activities: iPad2 eBooks
      • Locate & Download the OverDrive App
      • Acquire an Adobe ID (same as Apple ID)
      • Locate KDL OverDrive site
      • Search for an available eBook
      • Check out, download, read & RETURN
      • Search for an always available eAudiobook
      • Check out and download
    • Activities: Tablet Intro
      • Turn on
      • Orientation
      • Scroll
      • Zoom
      • Arrange Apps
      • Go Home
      • Turn off
    • Activities: Tablet eBooks
      • Locate & Download the OverDrive App
      • Acquire an Adobe ID (same as Apple ID)
      • Locate KDL OverDrive site
      • Search for an available eBook
      • Check out and download
      • Search for an available eAudiobook
      • Check out and download
    • Activities: B&N NOOK Color
      • Turn on
      • Open a book to read
      • Tap, swipe, drag etc.
      • Change the font size or type
      • Turn a page
      • Get back to Home or main screen
      • Explore extra features, like bookmark, add things other then E-books, & dictionary
    • Activities: NOOK Color eBooks
      • Using a PC or NetBook, locate KDL Digital Collection site
      • Browse, check out and download an available eBook
      • Plug NOOK Color into PC/netbook & transfer eBook
    • Activities: NOOK Simple Touch
      • Turn on & off
      • Open a book to read
      • Connect to wireless
      • Change the font size or type
      • Turn a page
      • Get back to Home or main screen
      • Extra features? Can you bookmark, add things other then E-books, use a built-in dictionary?
      • Locate KDL OverDrive site
      • Search for an eBook to check out and download
      • Plug NOOK into PC/netbook & transfer eBook to NOOK
    • Activities: NOOK Touch eBooks
      • Using a PC or NetBook, locate KDL Digital Collection site
      • Browse, check out and download an available eBook
      • Plug NOOK Touch into PC/netbook & transfer eBook
    • Activities: Amazon Kindle
      • Turn on
      • Open a book to read
      • Change the font size or type
      • Turn a page
      • Go to Amazon.com & download free Kindle edition
      • Get back to Home or main screen
      • Extra features? Can you bookmark, add things other then E-books, use a built-in dictionary?